John Lipton, of Warren, was one of 25 Arkansans Gov. Mike Beebe recently appointed to state boards and commissions. Lipton was reappointed to the Arkansas Economic Development Commission. Other appointments were:

Kathy Burl, North Little Rock, reappointed to the Arkansas State Board of Athletic Training. Appointment expires January 14, 2015.

Bradford Caldwell, Wynne, reappointed to the Arkansas Science and Technology Authority. Appointment expires January 14, 2016.

The Honorable Chris Claybaker, Camden, reappointed to the Arkansas Fire and Police Pension Review Board. Appointment expires January 1, 2016.

Dr. Richard Cohoon, Russellville, reappointed to the Arkansas Geological Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2019.

Dr. Terry DeWitt, Arkadelphia, reappointed to the Arkansas State Board of Athletic Training. Appointment expires January 14, 2015.

John Felts, Little Rock, reappointed to the Parole Board. Appointment expires January 14, 2019.

Ken Fritsche, Greenwood, reappointed to the Arkansas Geological Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2019.

John Logan, Blytheville, to the Arkansas Northeastern College Board of Trustees. Appointment expires December 31, 2016. Replaces Jerry Sims.

The Honorable Jackie McPherson, Heber Springs, reappointed to the Arkansas Fire and Police Pension Review Board. Appointment expires January 1, 2016.

J. Michael Nauman, Little Rock, reappointed to the Arkansas Science and Technology Authority. Appointment expires January 14, 2016.

Gary Nutter, Texarkana, as Miller County Justice of the Peace for District 1. Appointment expires December 31, 2012. Replaces Joe Gillenwater.

Barney Hugh Reeves, Magnolia, reappointed to the Arkansas Commission of Law Enforcement Standards and Training. Appointment expires January 14, 2019.

Jennifer Ronnel, Little Rock, reappointed to the Arkansas Development Finance Authority Board of Directors. Appointment expires January 14, 2016.

Jesse Sharp, Beebe, reappointed to the Arkansas Development Finance Authority Board of Directors. Appointment expires January 14, 2016.

Alan Turnbo, Cabot, to the Arkansas Development Finance Authority Board of Directors. Appointment expires January 14, 2016. Replaces Bob Lamb.

Alan Watson, Little Rock, reappointed to the Arkansas Fire and Police Pension Review Board. Appointment expires January 1, 2016.

To the Arkansas Appraisers Licensing and Certification Board:

Bob Costner, Fort Smith.
Burney Lightle, Searcy.
Rick Mahan, Mountain Home.
Peter Prutzman, Arkadelphia. Replaces James Foster.
Rhona Weaver, Little Rock.

These reappointments expire January 14, 2015, and are reappointments unless otherwise noted.

To the Arkansas Economic Development Commission:

Doug Falls, Jonesboro. Appointment expires January 14, 2014. Replaces Bruce Burrow.
Tommy Kirk, Paragould.
John Lipton, Warren.
Shelby Moore, Batesville.

Unless otherwise noted, these are reappointments that expire January 14, 2016.